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Netflix’s To the Bone- Helpful or Hindrance?

By Karina Robson Netflix’s new movie To the Bone has sparked concerns from experts who claim it may glamorise eating disorders or even spark a wave of copycat behaviour in

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New National Security Plans in Doubt

By Nicholas Everard   Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has come under fire after announcing plans to form a ‘super portfolio’ to tackle Australia’s security intelligence and national defense structure. Under

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Goodbye Blinky Bill

By Kristina Rosengren The population of one of Australia’s most beloved icons is decreasing rapidly, despite concerted efforts from the Australian Reptile Park to boost numbers. Australia has one of

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The Sensible Centre

By Erin Archer In recent weeks the Liberal party has been the topic of much discussion. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull created division in the coalition, following his speech in London

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Blonde, blind and beautiful: rare marsupial mole sighted

By Tracy Sorensen While some of Australia’s marsupials are international stars – the kangaroo and the koala spring to mind – some are barely known and rarely sighted. The marsupial mole

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Federal government considering a state income tax

The federal government is floating a proposal to allow states and territories to levy their own income taxes.

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Thursday’s news wrap

Take a look at all of today’s news and sport!

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Cardinal George Pell gives evidence to Royal Commission about abuse in Ballarat

Australia’s most senior Catholic figure Cardinal George Pell has told an inquiry he cannot recall being told by parents of abuse that was occurring by priests in Ballarat.

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Indonesia faces a drop in tourism following attacks

-NRN/Reuters Indonesia faces a drop in tourist numbers, at least in the short term, following yesterday’s attack in central Jakarta claimed by Islamic State, in a blow to Southeast Asia’s

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WA authorities warn fire threat is not over

DFES authorities in WA are still advising people a danger remains and the bushfire in the south-west is not controlled.